Latches and catches ease the opening and closing of small cabinet doors and panel covers in a wide spectrum of applications; such as telecoms cabinets, special purpose machines, scientific equipment etc. Their compact and discrete design minimizes their visual impact and means they can go unnoticed on your application. Wixroyd offer latches and catches with a variety of operating mechanism approaches including; touch latches, push button, magnetic catches and friction catches etc.
They are offered in an array of materials; plastics, galvanised steel and stainless steel. CAD models are available for Wixroyd components – visit CAD download. For a free copy of the latest Wixroyd catalogue, the designers indispensable guide to a range of endless possibilities, visit free literature.
Simple to use mechanisms for lightweight doors that require a mechanical push button for opening and securing. Ideal for applications such as display units and cabinets.
Uses the same principle as a regular touch latch, however being magnetic prevents marking and makes them suitable for repeated use in lightweight applications.
A hugely diverse range of touch latches based on the same latching principle of a strike plate and counter strike. Most of our touch latches are made from plastic.
Knuckle catches are designed to secure doors in a closed position and prevent them swinging freely, whilst still allowing them to be opened with minimal force.
For securing a door or panel when it is in the closed position and preventing it swinging open. Hermetically sealed versions ideal for use in medical or food production are available.
Tension catches provide higher holding forces and are used for securing larger cabinets or doors for longer periods. Available in stainless steel and die-cast zinc.
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